Client: Zevocept (Pty) Ltd
Proposed Mining Permit Application for a Borrow Pit located on the Remaining Extent of the Farm 721, Modder Rivier, Western Cape
Zevocept (Pty) Ltd (Zevocept) has submitted an application for a Mining Permit for the proposed establishment of a borrow pit on the Remaining Extent of the Farm 721, Modder Rivier, Western Cape. The application has been lodged with the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) in terms of Section 27 of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002 (No. 28 of 2002) (MPRDA), as amended.
SLR Consulting (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd (SLR) has been appointed as the independent environmental assessment practitioner to undertake a Basic Assessment process as part of an Application for Environmental Authorisation in terms of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations, 2014, as amended, promulgated under the National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (No. 107 of 1998) (NEMA), as amended, for the above-mentioned project.
On 3 February 2021 , DMRE issued an Environmental Authorisation (EA) for the project. The full EA is available for download below. The instructions on the legislated appeal process is included in the below notification letter. The Final Basic Assessment Report is still available for information purposes.